Inkwell

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1950

GUSN

GUSN-73438

Description

Cast iron inkwell painted black. In the shape of a monk reading book. Lid opens back at monk's belt-line.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

inkwells
casting (process)
iron (metal)
religions (concept)
Container, Writing Equipment
Inkwell
Iron
Slip Cast
Religion
Inkwell

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Written Communication T&E; Writing Accessories

Dimensions

5 x 2.5 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.1197